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Wednesday, January 11, 2012 9:30 AM
The Province has concluded an agreement with the Government of Canada for the orderly repayment of the $1.6 billion in transition funding it received when B.C. moved to the Harmonized Sales Tax, Minister of Finance Kevin Falcon announced.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 1:01 PM
Finance Minister Falcon has launched a new website that invites British Columbians to balance the budget for 2013-14.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 1:00 PM
British Columbia continues to face challenging global economic conditions, but fiscal prudence and a focus on a competitive economy that creates jobs and attracts international investment will help B.C. manage these risks, Finance Minister Kevin Falcon said in a speech to the Vancouver Board of Trade.
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 10:00 AM
British Columbians who own homes worth up to $1.285 million may be eligible to receive the entire homeowners' grant this year, after the Province raised the threshold to accommodate rising property values.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 3:00 PM
A new discussion paper on the Society Act invites discussion on the governance of B.C. societies and possible directions for reform.
Monday, December 5, 2011 3:15 PM
Aboriginal Services members of the Community Social Services Bargaining Association (CSSBA) have ratified a two-year agreement with the Community Services Employers' Association under the government's 2010 mandate, announced Finance Minister Kevin Falcon.
Friday, December 2, 2011 1:30 PM
New regulations to update and improve consumer protection and reduce red tape in the insurance industry will come into effect on July 1, 2012, implementing improvements set out in the Insurance Amendment Act, 2009.
Thursday, November 3, 2011 1:47 PM
Proposed amendments introduced today as Bill 17, the Finance Statutes Amendment Act, 2011, align with government's commitment to simplify and streamline regulatory requirements and will help to ensure statutes are clear, current and effective.
Thursday, November 3, 2011 1:46 PM
The process of applying for and paying off student loans is simpler, now that the provincial and federal governments have integrated their federal and provincial student loan programs and agreed on a single set of rules and forms.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 8:15 AM
As part of 'Canada Starts Here: The B.C. Jobs Plan' to be released Thursday, Premier Christy Clark today announced that British Columbia plans to support small business innovation and entrepreneurship by expanding access to venture capital tax credits, extending tax credits available to apprentices and employers, and working with business leaders to cut red tape and streamline administration of provincial taxes.